Agents tell panel it will take more than a wall to fully secure border

Agents tell panel it will take more than a wall to fully secure border

By Ariana Bustos / Cronkite News WASHINGTON – Frontline border agents told a House panel Tuesday that a wall is just one thing needed to secure the border, saying they also need better technology, more officers and better incentives to attract and keep agents. The officials from the unions representing Border Patrol and Customs and Border […]

Border agents: DHS has ‘no intention’ of deporting illegals

Border agents: DHS has ‘no intention’ of deporting illegals

A top Homeland Security official told Border Patrol agents the Obama administration has “no intention of deporting” many of the illegal immigrants caught trying to sneak into the country, ordering instead that they be released so they don’t clog up the courts, a leading advocate for agents testified to Congress. Brandon Judd, president of the […]

New Obama policy essentially eliminates border laws, says immigration official

New Obama policy essentially eliminates border laws, says immigration official

From Personal Liberty Digest The number of apprehensions of illegal immigrants along the nation’s southern border is declining. But according to congressional testimony from the president of the union representing Border Patrol agents, it’s not because illegals have stopped flowing into the country. On Thursday, National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd told lawmakers the […]